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University of Maine researchers get project money

Three University of Maine research scientists will receive grants from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for projects related to the fishing industry.


Related Topix: University of Maine, Heath, MA

5 hrs ago | Serious Eats

For a Taste of Vietnam in Boston, Get the Seafood Chao (Congee) at New Dong Khanh

Two years ago, I ate a bowl of chao at a seafood restaurant outside of Nha Trang that I haven't stopped thinking about since.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Seafood, World News, Vietnam,

9 hrs ago | CBC News

Cooke Aquaculture secures facility to process salmon

Cooke Aquaculture says it will begin processing salmon grown at its farms on Newfoundland's south coast by early June.


9 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

AM Alert: Legislature fishes for drought solutions

The Legislature's Joint Committee on Fisheries and Aquaculture holds its annual forum on California's fisheries today, starting at 10 a.m. in Room 447 of the Capitol.


Related Topix: California Government, California

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Water Online

3 Alternative Nutrient-Removal Techniques

With a little help from water-quality managers, Mother Nature can do the job of remediating impaired or at-risk watersheds, while making them more resilient to nutrient loading.


Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Agriculture, Science, Medicine, Nutrition

United Nations

UN-backed summit on food security, - blue economy' urges coordinated action

"Urgent coordinated action is needed to restore the health of the world's oceans and secure the long-term well-being and food security of a growing global population," the UN Food and Agriculture Organization said about the key message of the four-day summit, which is co-organized by the World Bank and Member States, including the Dutch host ... (more)


Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Agriculture, Science

Western Star

Researcher hopes work on invasive species will make a difference

Scott Caines, an instructional assistant at Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland, speaks at a Coastal Matters presentation on Tuesday, April 22, 2014.


Tue Apr 22, 2014

Hispanic Business

Culinary school proposed for vacant Hall of Fame

One of the biggest questions in downtown development during the past five years has been: What will become of the former College Football Hall of Fame? A local group named the for short.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Vegetables


Invasive species, garbage threaten coastal waters: DFO

Cynthia McKenzie and Laura Park, two officials with the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans , were in the Coast of Bays recently to talk to interested parties on the serious topics of aquatic invasive species and marine debris.


Cape Gazette

Inland Bays, Atlantic Ocean, Rehoboth Beach, Lewes, Milton, Dewey Beach, USA

The Lewes Board of PubA lic Works will meet at 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 23, at city hall.


Related Topix: Lewes, DE, Rehoboth Beach, DE, Dewey Beach, DE


Global Oceans Action Summit for Food Security and Blue Growth opens in The Hague

That is a key message of an international summit that opens today in The Hague, the Netherlands.Ministers and senior representatives from governments, the fishing industry, coastal communities, science and civil society are coming together at the Global Oceans Action Summit for Food Security and Blue Growth which aims to bring global attention and ... (more)


Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Agriculture, Science, Ecology

Mon Apr 21, 2014


Auburn College of Agriculture Honors Exceptional Alumni

From left, Bill Batchelor, dean AU College of Agriculture, with honored alumni R. Dewey Lee, Department of Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences; Jimmy Parnell, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology; Randall Ennis, Department of Poultry Science; Valentin Abe, School of Fisheries, Aquaculture and Aquatic Sciences; Billy Powell, ... (more)


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Auburn, AL, Auburn University, Alabama

Times Recorder

Asian carp DNA shows threat to native fish

The Muskingum River, in the area of Ellis Dam and Lock 11, contains the environmental DNA of Bighead Carp, an invasive species of voracious filter-feeding fish which threaten to decimate native species, according to a water analysis conducted by the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District.


Related Topix: Coshocton, OH, Killbuck, OH


Is The Future Of Farming In The Middle Of The Ocean?

Don Kent, President of the Hubbs-Sea World Research Institute, was standing in the seafood aisle of a Whole Foods in the affluent San Diego neighborhood of La Jolla recently when he took out his phone and snapped a photo of a fresh-looking branzino.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Seafood, La Jolla Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, US News, Liberal Political News


Cheers & Jeers

Jeers: to the parties we've all missed. Too bad more people weren't able to take in the Seafood Expo North America in Boston this year - the bills are in for the Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture's seafood industry reception, and the event resulted in a $27,666.65 bill from the Boston Back Bay Hilton.


Related Topix: Canada, Opinion

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Miami Herald

Measures by Wildlife Commission target invasive lionfish

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, meeting last week near Tallahassee, stepped up the battle against the spread of invasive lionfish.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Seafood, Nova Southeastern University, Coral Gables, FL, Dania Beach, FL

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Washington Post

Is land-farmed salmon the answer?

Still have farmed salmon crossed off your short list of eco-friendly fish? A local version that's available for a limited time in the Washington area could temporarily rewrite your rules.


Related Topix: Shepherdstown, WV, Life, Food, Seafood, Marketing

Fish Farming Explores Deeper, Cleaner Waters

Norwegian fish farmer SalMar has been working two years on creating oil-rig-like structures that can harvest salmon in more free-flowing waters, reducing disease and pollution concerns.


Maryland Department of Natural Resources

Maryland, Virginia Team Up to Halt Internet Oyster Operation

A Princess Anne man was charged Thursday, April 17, with selling oysters without a license after an investigation by Maryland and Virginia natural resources police officers.


Related Topix: Maryland, Seafood, Life, Food

Thu Apr 17, 2014


Aquaculture New Zealand welcomes Supreme Court decision

Aquaculture New Zealand has welcomed the long awaited Supreme Court decision clearing the way for three new salmon farms in the Marlborough Sounds.


Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News


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